The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank 87 93 75
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -18
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 8 3 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.74% 0.27% 2.71%
As % of the General category 1.92% 0.75% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 17
Average salary £27,823 £27,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -19.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,100 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £28,476 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -21.05%
Local Government
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

General Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
417 400 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 38.50% 36.00% 41.06%
Number of salaries quoted 374 321 354
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Local Government across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Local Government
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Local Government across the Wiltshire region.

Local Government Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Local Government
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon - 5 £27,823 -
Trowbridge -5 3 £22,500 -33.33%
Local Government
South West

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wiltshire region citing Local Government also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Local Government.

1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) IPv4
2 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) HP
2 5 (50.00%) Dell
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (50.00%) SAN
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) VBScript
2 5 (50.00%) VB
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) IIS
2 5 (50.00%) MCP
2 5 (50.00%) HND
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (50.00%) DHCP
2 5 (50.00%) DNS
2 5 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (50.00%) MCTS
2 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (50.00%) NAS
2 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (50.00%) Ruckus Wireless
2 5 (50.00%) Raspberry Pi

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wiltshire region citing Local Government also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Local Government. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (50.00%) IIS
1 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) OPENHousing
2 1 (10.00%) Academy Housing
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) DHCP
1 5 (50.00%) DNS
1 5 (50.00%) IPv4
1 5 (50.00%) NAS
1 5 (50.00%) SAN
1 5 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) ICT Manager
1 5 (50.00%) Systems Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ICT Support
4 1 (10.00%) Support Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Trainee
4 1 (10.00%) Trainee .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Trainee Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Raspberry Pi
2 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
1 5 (50.00%) VB
1 5 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) DBS Check
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
1 5 (50.00%) HND
1 5 (50.00%) MCP
1 5 (50.00%) MCTS
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Dell
2 5 (50.00%) HP
2 5 (50.00%) Nimble Storage
2 5 (50.00%) Ruckus Wireless
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Capita